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Altamira Fine Art Opens Scottsdale Gallery

Altamira Fine Art, one of the leading contemporary western art galleries in the entire United States, opened their first Scottsdale, Arizona gallery on November 7, 2013. a great birthday present for me! Straight from the source, here is the link to … Continue reading

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Memory Begins Where History Ends

Memory and history. This subject is about people, places, ideas and things.  I broached this subject in an earlier post about a recent conversation with the great American artist John Nieto (actually titled “Memory and History”, linked at http://wp.me/pVUDj-8g on “RenaissanceRules”), and build upon … Continue reading

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Memory and History

Yesterday evening, we had a most enjoyable conversation with renowned American master artist John Nieto at the reception opening his show at Altamira Fine Art in Jackson, Wyoming.  The show includes 30 acrylic paintings of what he loves to portray – … Continue reading

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Your Research Department

American novelist John Michener is famous for his intensively detailed, historically and geographically contextual writing within which he wove his characters’ stories.  A few years back, American master painter John Nieto was asked to consider painting John Michener’s portrait.  As Nieto … Continue reading

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